Avalon Visionary

361 ft.
Danube, Rhine, Main,
Moselle, Nieuwe Maas
Country Regions
Bavaria, Rhine Valley, Lower Austria

Ship Overview

The Avalon Visionary is a state-of-the-art suite ship that offers an enchanting experience of Europe’s fabled rivers. Stylish comfort and breathtaking views welcome you to the expansive 200-square-foot Panorama Suites with wall-to-wall windows that are 30 percent larger than the industry standard and immerse your senses in the sights and sounds of an invigorating river cruise. The unique layout of suites and a delightful Open-Air Balcony® creates the perfect living space that balances openness with privacy. Stay connected with the world with access to Wi-Fi and complimentary use of computers in public areas. The Avalon Visionary features an expanded fitness center for a daily workout and an expansive Sky Deck with its own Sky Bistro, whirlpool, lounge chairs, and sun shade system to complete your leisure cruise experience.

  • Customized organized or independent tour styles
  • Nordic walking sticks available
  • Complimentary hot cocoa, coffee, and aromatic teas from a self-service area
  • Biking tours in Durnstein and Amsterdam
  • Continental breakfast and beverages through room service (with service fees)
  • Experience local culture onboard with chefs, artists, and artisans
  • Charming and sophisticated modern décor
  • Premium lounge seating on the Sky Deck
  • Bicycle access in nearly every port of call
  • Non-smoking interior areas
  • Outdoor gaming area on the Sky Deck
  • Sky Deck with sunshade canopies
  • Full-range fitness center
  • Exclusive Avalon Choice cruise
  • Premium personal care salon with manicures and beauty services
  • Audio support for Europe shore excursions with personal headsets
  • Experienced and affable Cruise Director
  • Well-appointed library
  • Delectable lunch and dining experience at the Sky Deck Panorama Bistro
  • Entertainment and Infotainment programs every night
  • Panoramic windows with end-to-end vistas of the country
  • Open-air viewing deck
  • Cordial crew conversant in English
  • Revolutionary technology and shipboard engineering
  • Elevator between all ship levels
  • Palette of local customs and cultural highlights as a lifetime experience
  • Choice of fresh local and seasonal fruit
  • Special evening movie shows
  • Whirlpool on the Sky Deck
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access in rooms
  • Expert sightseeing tours conducted by Certified guides
  • Complimentary use of computers in public areas


Staterooms / Suites

  • Deluxe Stateroom Categories D & E (172 sq. ft.)
  • Panorama Suite Categories A, B, & P (200 sq. ft.)
  • Royal Suite (300 sq. ft.)


  • Luxurious deep and firm pillows
  • Writing desk
  • Spacious under-bed baggage storage
  • Double window view
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Luxury robes and cozy slippers
  • Glass-door shower enclosure with full-function shower
  • Satellite TV and movie channel on flat screen TVs
  • Comfort Collection BedsSM
  • Duvets and bed arrangements European style
  • Turndown services every night
  • Nightstands with reading lights
  • Secure safe for valuables
  • Minibar with a wide range of beverages
  • Multi-configuration bed layouts
  • Stylish urbane décor
  • Spare blankets in your room
  • Super-combed soft Egyptian bed linen
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • Personalized climate control system
  • Hairdryer
  • Viscoelastic mattress toppers made of memory foam
  • Telephone with Direct Dial
  • Large bathroom mirror
  • Vanity
  • Roomy 3-door shelved closets with storage spaces
  • Personal bathing products from L'Occitane
  • Alarm clock

Deck Plans

Sky Deck
Sky Deck
Royal Deck
Royal Deck
Sapphire Deck
Sapphire Deck
Indigo Deck
Indigo Deck
Deck Plan
Deck Plan


  • Special breakfast served for early risers
  • Live pasta and carving counters at the lunch buffet
  • Reception by the Captain with hors d'œuvres and sparkling wines
  • Welcome dinner on arrival
  • Premium spirits served at the ultra-modern bar
  • Afternoon tea time with tea, coffee and delicious sweets
  • Social hour and drink specials in Panorama Lounge
  • Complimentary beer, wine, or non-alcoholic beverages served with dinner (and lunch on 2017 cruises)
  • Complimentary Hot cocoa, coffee, and aromatic teas from a self-service area
  • Daily special breakfast for late risers
  • Full four-course dinners featuring soups, appetizers, salads, entrées followed by a choice of desserts or cheese
  • Delectable al fresco lunch and dining experience at the Sky Deck Panorama Bistro
  • Afters and late dinner served at 10:30 PM
  • Continental breakfast and beverages through room service (with service fees)
  • Complimentary non-alcoholic beverages with lunch
  • Capacious, first-come open dining room
  • Food tastings to sample exotic and traditional local cuisine
  • Pro-health meal options for the diet-conscious and those with special dietary needs
  • New Avalon pro-health menu featuring local and traditional recipes (new in 2017)
  • Full five-course farewell dinner
  • Drinks served on the Sky Deck
  • Full-course buffet breakfast with eggs made to order at a special live counter
  • After-dinner coffee and tea served to order
  • Delectable lunch and dining experience with local and traditional western cuisine at the Sky Deck Panorama Bistro
  • Regional fare and exotic cuisine using locally sourced ingredients
  • Healthy breakfast options with low-calorie, low-carbohydrate, and high-fiber options
  • Light lunch and dinner options at the Sky Deck Panorama Bistro
  • Western and local fare available on all shipboard meals
  • Complimentary fruit juices and beverages

Avalon Visionary Tours